Today is the last day of the third quarter, a quarter that most would like to forget as the S & P 500 staged its largest 90 day decline in four years. The Russell 2000 is in its longest slump since 2006 and is down...

It is getting ugly.  The Bloomberg World Mining Index fell to the lowest level in almost seven years.  Other gauges fell to levels last experienced in 2013....

Stocks rallied yesterday as Treasuries tumbled as data suggested a resilient consumer.  Retail sales is suggesting third quarter growth can be potentially around 3.0%.  The two year treasury or the treasury most sensitive to monetary policy rose to the highest level since 2011.

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